The national guard has awarded a contract for night security courts

Night watch

On may 1, the protection of military and arbitration courts in Moscow at night and on holidays was to provide the FSUE “Protection”, found out the correspondent , visiting the Moscow garrison military court and the Moscow Arbitration court.

FSUE “Protection” — a commercial organization, in the past, subordinated to the Ministry of internal Affairs. But after the April reform of the Federal state unitary enterprise together with the special units and private security became part of the national guard (officially Regardie), which was headed by General Viktor Zolotov.

Until the fall of the courts was under the protection of bailiffs (in the daytime) and the departments of private security (OVO), a member of the MIA (in the evening and at night). But in November the Ministry held a staff reduction by 10% — according to the decree of the President were laid off more than 100 thousand people for cost optimization. Most of these reductions occurred in the security services. Then it was decided that the Agency, in most regions ceases to engage in the protection of the courts.

In Moscow night guarding the district court instructed the security organization “Cossack guards” (founded by the Cossack army society “Central Cossack army”), and the military and arbitration courts until may of night was guarded by bailiffs.

From may well as confirmed a study on the procurement website, military courts and courts of arbitration in Moscow has taken under the protection of the Federal state unitary enterprise “Protection”. Under her own protection since the end of last year and the district courts in the regions.

One of the main differences between the PSBS and the Federal state unitary enterprise is that private security consists of current police officers (paid police), and in the FSUE serve only civilians. The staff of the PSB, in contrast to workers of the Federal state unitary enterprise, have the right to carry firearms, they are prohibited only the use of guns, says ex-Deputy of the state Duma and former co-owner of the largest security companies Gennady Gudkov.

From Moscow to the Sakha

From November 2015, the Judicial Department under the Supreme court concluded contracts with FGUP “Protection” the protection of the district and military courts at least in the region of 41, showed a study on the procurement website. counted more than 220 contracts worth nearly 200 million rubles. Almost all of these contracts were issued without any contest according to the rules of procurement from a single supplier.

Of the contracts, such as in Astrakhan and Tyumen regions, were signed a year — from January until the end of 2016, in the Chuvash Republic — just 6 months (March to August) in the Republic of Sakha — 3 months. Several contracts in Saint-Petersburg — only 5-10 days in February and March.

managed to find only two contracts concluded by the Metropolitan administration of the judicial Department with FGUP “Protection” in Moscow — one for the militarized guard of the three military courts in the capital, the second on the security of the building of the Judicial Department at the Supreme court. The first contract worth 1.4 million rubles was concluded only two months (from 29 April to late June), the second in the amount of 1.7 million rubles — from January until the end of August.

The contract for the protection of buildings of arbitration courts on the procurement website could not be found.

To get a detailed review in the justice Department when sun has failed. Deputy Director of Department Alexander Parshin, responding to a request, said only that “the security of the courthouse, the protection of which in hours is not carried out by the bailiff service, provided other protective structures in accordance with the current legislation”.

PSBS have no more contracts for the militarized protection of the courts in the capital, said the spokesman.

The rate of “policeman”

In Moscow the security services of the FSUE measured at one of the highest tariffs on 267 RUB. per hour for one post, should of the contracts on the public procurement portal. According to Gudkov, this rate is overvalued by 20-30% relative to the market.

More expensive Judicial Department cost only the protection of the Yakut city court in the Republic of Sakha — there is one hour costs 340 RUB the cheapest rates in Kalmykia and Chuvash Republic — a total of 135 RUB. per hour.

Have OVO in 2015 tariffs for the protection of vessels were significantly lower in Moscow they cost cheaper almost twice, RUB 147 per hour, it follows from the contracts. In Dagestan private security still provides services to vessels at the rate of RUB 119 per hour.

The high cost of services of the FSUE pointed out the head of the Main Department of organizational and legal support of court activities of the Judicial Department at VS Eugene Golosunov. He explained in November, what exactly from-for high tariffs of the organization for the protection of the Metropolitan district court was brought a third-party private security organization Choo Cossack guards”. Under the first contract, which was concluded on the protection of the ten ships in the night-time from November to December 2015, the Cossacks provided their services at the rate of RUB 205 per hour. From January 2016, “Cossack guards” took custody of all the 34 district court of the capital.

All funds under these contracts is transferred from the budget of the Judicial Department under the Supreme court (in 2016 it amounted to 178 billion rubles). FSUE “Protection”, according to its Statute, only a portion of the profits returns to the budget, and the rest dispose of their own means. In contrast, the PSB lists all revenue received under the contracts, the budget, explained the employee a press-services of management of private security in Moscow.

“I know that a similar security organization there is still a 10-15 ministries. These are pocket army who are using gimmicks and just give hostcats to make money, ” says Gudkov. — The Ministry should be engaged in the relevant duties, and not to provide paid security services.”

With the participation of Vyacheslav Kozlov and Maria Grabovoi